Member Since February 2022
Hilary L. Yu is the Founder of Our Dream, an inclusive cannabis media platform, and Executive Director of Our Academy, a 501(c)(3) non-profit precelerator that offers mentorship, workshops, and wrap-around services to BIPOC cannabis entrepreneurs and social equity applicants. Prior to cannabis, Hilary founded a digital media agency for startup CPG wellness companies. However, she quickly began advising cannabis companies and consulting social equity verified applicants pro-bono which led to the launch of Our Dream and Our Academy.
Our Academy is a digitally native 501(c)(3) nonprofit precelerator mentorship program for BIPOC independent cannabis entrepreneurs and social equity applicants. Since 2020 they have offered programming and mentorship to 110 folks across the country with executives and operators from companies like Cookies, Cann, Sweet Flower, Old Pal, HERBL Solutions, and more.